Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand take on a myriad of topics, including the enshrinement of Andy Roddick and Kim Clijsters to the International Tennis Hall of Fame and Bethanie Mattek-Sands‘ road to recovery after her stunning knee injury at Wimbledon. Also, a serve clock is among a handful of format tweaks that will be tested in U.S. Open qualifying.
Tennis: As the International Tennis Hall of Fame welcomed Andy Roddick and Kim Clijsters to its ranks over the weekend, the ITF told Ilie Nastase he isn’t welcome anywhere near its events.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss a flurry of French Open headlines, topped by Tuesday’s decision to reject Maria Sharapova‘s bid for a wild-card entry in her return from a doping suspension. That comes one day after Roger Federer announced he would skip Paris and the rest of the claycourt schedule to focus on Wimbledon and beyond.
Tennis: More Ilie Nastase misbehavior in Madrid brings a WTA rebuke to tournament officials, while the coaching carousel continues to swirl around Nick Kyrgios and Novak Djokovic.
Tennis: As Maria Sharapova returned to the court after a 15-month absence and Ilie Nastase sought to clean up his verbal mess, Rafael Nadal did what he almost always does in Barcelona.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss Serena Williams‘ surprise baby announcement, controversy swirling around Maria Sharapova‘s return from drug suspension and Rafael Nadal‘s records after winning Monte Carlo yet again. Plus a review of Ilie Nastase‘s lost weekend at the Fed Cup and its fallout.
Tennis: Ilie Nastase displays flashes of his old (non playing) form, Serena Williams is about to become a mom and the U.S. Fed Cup team is one step from ending a 17-year drought.